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Rick Nucci’s Guru is out of stealth mode and has raised $2.7 million business

Sep. 1, 2015 7:01 am

Rick Nucci’s Guru is out of stealth mode and has raised $2.7 million

The Philly Startup Leaders president teamed up with staffers from his first startup, Boomi, to build an answer to work app fatigue. They have 200 customers and investor roster that includes FirstMark Capital, Salesforce Ventures and Michael Dell's personal investment fund.
Can this startup save lives by making medical records more accessible? business

Aug. 31, 2015 1:12 pm

Can this startup save lives by making medical records more accessible?

Medical mistakes are one of America's leading killers. The Phoenixville-based Healthjump, which recently raised $1 million, believes it can help tackle that problem.
Curalate lands on Business Insider’s ‘hottest under-the-radar startups’ list business

Aug. 28, 2015 11:37 am

Curalate lands on Business Insider’s ‘hottest under-the-radar startups’ list

“Under-the-radar” here meaning “not in Silicon Valley or New York City” (though Curalate does have an NYC office).
Meet Hearo.fm, Philly’s own SoundCloud competitor business

Aug. 21, 2015 8:07 am

Meet Hearo.fm, Philly’s own SoundCloud competitor

Brothers Andrew and Brian Antar, who grew up playing violin in Philly youth orchestras, returned to Philadelphia to launch their startup after stints in Silicon Valley and Austin.
StartUp PHL-backed Tesorio is graduating from Y Combinator business

Aug. 18, 2015 8:01 am

StartUp PHL-backed Tesorio is graduating from Y Combinator

Tesorio's founders spent the summer at the prestigious West Coast accelerator, while the rest of its team remained in Philadelphia.
Why this founder left Cleveland for Philadelphia dev

Aug. 13, 2015 11:28 am

Why this founder left Cleveland for Philadelphia

Joan Soskin graduated from Cleveland tech accelerator Flashstarts. Now she's looking for her next venture in Philly.
This buzzy custom mattress startup moved to NYC business

Aug. 12, 2015 10:45 am

This buzzy custom mattress startup moved to NYC

The Wharton MBA founders of Helix Sleep said they had stronger professional networks in New York City. That's also where many of their friends, family and significant others are.
This PhilaU basketball player is bringing coffee to the world of sports drinks business

Aug. 11, 2015 9:31 am

This PhilaU basketball player is bringing coffee to the world of sports drinks

PhilaU basketball player Jordan DeCicco and his brother Jake, a football player at Georgetown, use natural ingredients and added protein to target health-conscious consumers. Blackstone LaunchPad is helping them take the product to market.
Penn startup Prayas Analytics is at Y Combinator business

Aug. 10, 2015 1:02 pm

Penn startup Prayas Analytics is at Y Combinator

CEO Yash Kothari says he's not sure if the company will return to Philly but that it's unlikely.
That Leadnomics lawsuit got dismissed business

Aug. 7, 2015 12:21 pm

That Leadnomics lawsuit got dismissed

A Chicago man sued Leadnomics and another University City tech company that's been linked to 50onRed, but after two-and-a-half years, the legal saga is over.

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